|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|20-794||7th Cir.||TBD||TBD||TBD||TBD||OT 2021|
Issue: Whether the discretion granted to district courts in 28 U.S.C. § 1782(a) to render assistance in gathering evidence for use in “a foreign or international tribunal” encompasses private commercial arbitral tribunals, as the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 4th and 6th Circuits have held, or excludes such tribunals without expressing an exclusionary intent, as the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 2nd, 5th and, in the case below, the 7th Circuit, have held.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Dec 07 2020||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 11, 2021)|
|Dec 31 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 11, 2021 to February 10, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Jan 03 2021||Response to motion from petitioner Servotronics, Inc. filed.|
|Jan 04 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including February 10, 2021, for all respondents.|
|Jan 04 2021||Application (20A127) for reconsideration of Clerk's action extending the time to file a response to the petition for a writ of certiorari, submitted to Justice Barrett.|
|Jan 05 2021||Brief amicus curiae of International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution in Support of Petitioner filed.|
|Jan 05 2021||Response to application (20A127) from respondent The Boeing Company filed.|
|Jan 11 2021||Brief amicus curiae of Atlanta International Arbitration Society filed.|
|Jan 25 2021||Application (20A127) denied by Justice Barrett.|
|Feb 10 2021||Brief of respondents Rolls-Royce, PLC and The Boeing Company in opposition filed. (Distributed)|
|Feb 11 2021||Letter waiving the 14-day waiting period for the filing of a reply pursuant to Rule 15.5 filed.|
|Feb 17 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/5/2021.|
|Mar 15 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/19/2021.|
|Mar 22 2021||Petition GRANTED. Justice Alito took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.|
It's official: In the first-ever SCOTUS bracketology tournament, our readers have chosen CHIEF JUSTICE EARL WARREN as the greatest justice in history. The author of Brown v. Board, Loving v. Virginia, and Miranda v. Arizona defeated top-seeded John Marshall in the final round.
We've reached the final round of SCOTUS bracketology, and two illustrious chief justices are facing off for the championship. One wrote Marbury v. Madison. The other wrote Brown v. Board. Our full write-up on both finalists is here: https://www.scotusblog.com/2021/04/the-great-chief-and-the-super-chief-a-final-showdown-in-supreme-court-march-madness/
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NEW: The Supreme Court will issue opinion(s?) next Thursday April 22. We’re still waiting on decisions in the ACA case and Fulton v. City of Philadelphia about religious liberty and LGBT rights.
Four Democrats unveiled legislation today to expand the size of the Supreme Court from nine justices to 13 -- but Democratic leaders in both the House and Senate quickly threw cold water on the proposal.
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